Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
If you were looking for the article about the official recreation center of Bikini Bottom, then see Bikini Bottom Recreation Center.

The Recreation Center is a location which is where multiple events happen in Bikini Bottom that first appears in the episode "SquidBob TentaclePants."



It is wooden, green, and has a straw roof. One of its uses is as a Volcano Shelter.

Associated characters

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Role in series

"SquidBob TentaclePants"

Squidward has his clarinet recital here.

"Best Day Ever"

It appears as the primary location of the later half of the episode. Squidward has his clarinet recital here. It is also where SpongeBob's Best Day Ever musical is held.

"Slimy Dancing"

It hosts a dance contest.

"Suction Cup Symphony"

It appears in Squidward's fantasy of being a famous composer.

"Grooming Gary"

It hosts the Bikini Bottom Pet Show.

"Krusty Krushers"

It appears as the main location of the episode. It hosts a wrestling match.

"Professor Squidward"

It appears in the beginning of the episode and is called "Bikini Bottom Recital Hall." Squilliam performs here.

"Truth or Square"

It appears as the location of the play "The Marriage of SpongeBob."

"I ♥ Dancing"

It appears at the end of the episode. It is where the auditions take place.

"Squidward in Clarinetland"

It appears at the end of the episode. It is where the clarinet auditions take place.


It appears as the Volcano Shelter.

"Sharks vs. Pods"

At the end of the episode, Patrick and Squidward mention it and/or the Bikini Bottom Recreation Center.

"Don't Wake Patrick"

Patrick sleepwalks into the Recreation Center and SpongeBob follows him. SpongeBob grabs some popcorn and takes a seat to watch Patrick do a dance on the stage while sleepwalking. Once the dance is finished, SpongeBob claps and sheds a tear. Afterwards, Patrick slips on a banana peel on the stage and gets sent to Glove World!